Rusty Pelican

3201 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne, FL 33149 Map · Phone number
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About Rusty Pelican

Rusty Pelican is a modern waterfront banquet hall wedding venue located in Key Biscayne, Florida. A combination of eclectic and modern chic, it is known for its lively nightlife reputation. Rusty Pelican is the perfect venue for couples who want to truly experience Miami.

Facilities and Capacity
Rusty Pelican’s 15,000 square feet is adaptable for any style of wedding. With five event spaces, couples may host a maximum of 500 guests. The Rusty Pelican Grand Ballroom is the largest event space and offers waterfront views, bridal suite access, and full kitchen access. The Pelican Ballroom offers a separate foyer for cocktails and provides a view of the Miami skyline. The Biscayne Room offers premier waterfront views and a spacious terrace. The Vista Terrace is the ultimate in Miami experiences, offering a view of the Miami skyline right on the water. The Coral Room is the perfect place for an intimate gathering, with enough space for 70 guests and a beautiful view.

Services Offered
Rusty Pelican offers event planning with their experienced, in-house staff. They can help couples hammer out the details for their wedding and plan anything from production to the menu and the floral arrangements. Floor-to-ceiling windows frame waterfront views. The modern decor and elegant fixtures will wow every guest. Any wedding would be the height of cool.

Cuisine
As a waterfront restaurant, Rusty Pelican offers catering. They have specific special event menus; from brunch to dinner and dessert. They can offer plated, buffet, passed bites, and stations for everything from breakfast to dinner. They offer four wedding catering packages: Luminous Package, Radiance Package, Brilliance Package, and Good Morning Sunshine. Other specialty event menus are available, so couples can be sure they have options that would suit any of their guests.

Other Services
Rusty Pelican also offers beverage and bar services. They offer a premium open bar, deluxe open bar, beer and wine, bubbles and mimosas, soda, and cash bar options. Linens are included.

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118 Reviews for Rusty Pelican

Recommended by 92% of couples


4.6 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.7
  • Professionalism 4.6
  • Flexibility 4.5
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.5

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  • Gabriela

    Gabriela · Married on 11/23/2019

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    Extremely Amazing!

    Honestly, I haven’t had my wedding yet and I am beyond excited! The places is gorgeous. Killing view. Britanny was so sweet and nice when we spoke through the phone. Email and in person. I cannot wait till Nov 23rd

    Sent on 08/03/2019
  • Melba

    Melba · Married on 09/16/2019

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    Beautiful simply beautiful

    My wedding was absolutely beautiful! The view was amazing. The staff was great! My husband and I couldn’t have picked a better location. We live in NC and came down to Miami last summer to do 7 venue tours in 4 days. Rusty Pelican was our last stop and we fell in love with it!

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Rusty Pelican Pricing

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Rusty Pelican FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 25000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 5000.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 1100.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 1100.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    China
    Clean Up
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Dessert
    Server(s)
    Wedding Cake
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 45.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Wine
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    4
  • Describe your venue:
    Banquet Hall
    Restaurant
    Waterfront
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Event Planner
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    French Service
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    April
    May
    October
    November
    December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    June
    July
    August
    September

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Professional Network & Endorsements

5 Endorsements

  • Alina Moleta Event Planning & Design
    Alina Moleta Event Planning & Design Wedding Planners

    The staff, the food, the view! Everything about this venue is amazing. I love working here. They are all beyond helpful and courteous. It is truly a privilege to work here.

  • RIMAS FILMS
    RIMAS FILMS Wedding Videographers

    The past month I had a wonderful opportunity to film an emotional and intimate, but exceptional wedding at the Rusty Pelican. And I will admit after filming weddings for a while now I thought nothing could surprise me. I was, however, gladly mistaken! Rusty Pelican blew my mind away with breathtaking waterfront views of Miami framed by spectacular floor to ceiling glass windows, modern and chic décor, tufted and elegant furniture, and extravagant chandeliers and light fixtures it was a true fairy tale setting for a lovely couple, who had the best day of their lives! I am extremely happy to add Rusty Pelican to one of my most loved venues as it is a true Florida gem and a must for your perfect day! RIMAS FILMS cannot recommend Rusty Pelican highly enough! If you would like to see the video: https://www.facebook.com/rimasfilms/videos/483137168697215/

  • Grand Wedding Films
    Grand Wedding Films Wedding Videographers

    What a great company to work with. We highly recommend.

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    786-789-1265 (Phone number)

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